A 5 minute walk from Dukes Lodge along a parade of shops and restaurants, takes you to York Theatre and Arts Museum, or the famous Minster. York has immense historic and cultural value as the old Roman capital of England and is a wonderfully vibrant shopping centre; boasting of over 30 visitor and Museum attractions, excellent cafe bars, restaurants and pubs. An excellent base from which to explore some of the most critically acclaimed landscapes in the north of England (No. 1 in the Observer magazine's top favourite cities poll-2008).
This is any holiday makers dream- to explore the wonderful city of York from a peaceful location. Duke's Lodge has just been tastefully and uniquely refurbished to reflect the bygone era of Georgian times, yet with all the mod cons and comforts of contemporary living. The Apartment has been painstakingly decorated with individual charm. The Apartment sleeps 2 adults in a luxurious King-size Four Poster bedroom ; and a bed-settee in the lounge, if required for a third adult. Spacious kitchen/dining facilities and en suite bath with integral shower , as well as a main bathroom. It is finished within the highest standards of self catering luxury, with co-ordinating furniture, luxurious furnishings and sumptuous drapes and decor. A welcome arrival and complimentary pack always awaits you in your room, along with plush towels, toiletries and cosy robes.
|Size||Sleeps up to 3, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Filey 80 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
York is a beautiful city in its own right, yet, is also a fantastic location to access the Yorkshire Coast, the Dales and cities for shopping e.g. Leeds and Harrogate. There are a wealth of fabulous beauty spots and places of interest both within York and within a short drive.
Local places of interest are Castle Howard, Beningborough Hall and Harewood House - fine stately homes. Pickering with its steam railway, historic Knaresborough with Mother Shipton's Cave, Helmsley, a quaint town with its own castle and 2 grand abbeys close by.
The Yorkshire Coast is approximately 1hr away with Whitby, Scarborough, Robin Hoods Bay, Flamborough Head, Filey and Bridlington as places with natural beauty, history and wild life. Lightwater Valley and Flamingoland are two popular theme parks approx 1hr away by car or bus.